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What are the steps of the writing process?

Prewriting, Drafting, Revising, Editing, Presenting

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What three things make up the prewriting stage?

Your topic, your audience, your purpose

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What are some ways to that you can find a topic?

Free writing, lists, general questions

3

Why is it important to know the audience?

The style of voice

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What happens in the drafting step?

Create theme, thesis statement, style or voice

5

What three things do you check for the revising step?

Paragraphs support theme, organization of sentences, check for clarity

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What do you look for in the editing step?

Errors in grammar, usage, spelling, capitalization, and punctuation

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What are the proofreading marks?

The proofreading marks are :
Insert ^
Delete &
Insert space ^#
Close up space ()
Capitalize =
Lower case /
Spelling [. ] sp
Switch order; Wiggly Line
Indicate new paragraph ¶

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What are some examples of the presenting step?

Giving a speech, Turning in to a teacher, letter to newspaper, movie review

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Know the format of outline

I.
A.
1.

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Effective sentence?

Varied in length. Varied in voice

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Active voice

Active Voice: Subject doing action
Passive Voice: Subject receives action

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Arrangement of paragraphs

Chronological order, spatial order, compare and contrast order

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Paragraph ordering

Is paragraph cohesive and has a topic sentence with details?